Friday, September 02, 2011
BOCA RATON HISTORICAL SOCIETY HOLDS TOURS AT THE ADDISON
Perhaps you have enjoyed a wonderful meal in the Addison restaurant.
In 1925, Palm Beach Architect Addison Mizner launched plans for a resort community in a then small farming town called Boca Raton. There are two adjacent structures on Camino Real and Dixie Highway which housed his Mizner Development Corporation that included his sales offices, drafting rooms a small apartment for him and an alfresco restaurant. The structure is modeled after El Greco’s house in Toledo, Spain.
The Boca Raton Historical Society will be offering tours of these historic buildings from 5-8 pm on Wednesday, September 21st, 2011. Cost is $10 per person, which will benefit the Historical Society, and Complimentary cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and music will be provided. Call 561-372-0568 to RSVP.